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Kenya Police Salary 2015/2016-2017

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Kenya Police Salary 2015/2016-2017

The following are the remuneration figures from Constable/fresh graduate of the police training college to Senior Assistant Inspector General.


In the new Kenya Police Salary 2015 Scale/structure , a Constable/fresh graduate is entitled to a basic salary of Kshs. 32,880 per month. There had been rumours that the police will get a salary increase. Now, as at September 2015, those are no longer rumors but true facts.

The basic salary of a police constable in the new pay structure is higher than that of a university graduate who has been recruited by the Public Service Commission. Within a year, a Constable will earn a total of Kshs. 394,560 as basic salary.

A Corporal will earn a total of Kshs. 511,920 as basic salary alone (More than half a million). A sergeant will earn a total of Kshs. 546,480 as basic salary. The Basic salary structure is summarized in the table below.

Rank Per Month Total Per Year
Senior assistant inspector general 274,890 3,298,680
Assistant inspector general 187,890 2,254,680
Commissioner of police 130,590 1,567,080
Senior superintendent 85,890 1,030,680
Superintendent 73,020 876,240
Assistant superintendent 70,530 846,360
Chief inspector 59,220 710,640
Inspector of police 53,820 645,840
Senior sergeant 50,220 602,640
Sergeant 45,540 546,480
Corporal 42,660 511,920
Constable/ Fresh Graduate 32,880 394,560

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